SUNDAY, MARCH 03, 2013
Alford Grabs Second Straight A-Sun Newcomer of the Week Honor
Queen Alford
Queen Alford
Dolphins freshman earns final A-Sun weekly award of the season

MACON, Ga. – Jacksonville freshman Queen Alford (Decatur, Ga.) has been honored as the Atlantic Sun Newcomer of the Week for the second straight week.  The JU rookie averaged 16 points and 9.5 rebounds in the Dolphins final two games of the season.

Alford posted her third double-double in five games on Thursday in a win over Lipscomb racking up 19 points and 10 rebounds in a 67-55 JU win.  Two nights later she totaled 13 points in an overtime loss at NKU.

She finished the year scoring double-digits in her final nine games.

The Dolphins return to action on Thursday when they face Mercer at 12:00 pm in the quarterfinals of the A-Sun Tournament.